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Remembering Jazz Singer Annie Ross

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American Christianity Must Reckon With Legacy Of White Supremacy, Author Says

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Natasha Trethewey served as U.S. poet laureate in 2012 and 2013. She won the 2007 Pulitzer Prize in poetry for her 2006 collection Native Guard. Nancy Crampton/Broadside hide caption

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After Years Of 'Willed Amnesia,' Trethewey Opens Up About Her Murdered Mother

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Mike Birbiglia was initially reluctant to become a father, but his wife, Jen Stein, saw things things differently. "I felt like [parenthood] was the kind of challenge that we were ready for," she says. Ryan Miller/Capture Imaging hide caption

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'Reluctant Dad' Mike Birbiglia And Poet Jen Stein Share 'Painful' Parenting Truths

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Remembering Veteran Foreign Correspondent Christopher Dickey

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Donald Trump and father Fred Trump attend the opening of Wollman skating rink in New York City's Central Park in 1987. Dennis Caruso/NY Daily News via Getty Images hide caption

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Trump's Niece Describes A Toxic Family Dynamic Where Kindness Was Weakness

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Arabella (Michaela Coel) attends a support meeting with other survivors of sexual assault on HBO's I May Destroy You. Coel, the show's creator, writer, director and star, based the series on a personal experience. HBO hide caption

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'I May Destroy You' Let Michaela Coel Explore Dangerous Areas In A Safe Place

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An Advocate For The Wrongly Convicted Reflects On Faith, Justice And Innocence

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'Black In Selma' Author Reflects On The Long March Toward Civil Rights

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'Fresh Air' Remembers Civil Rights Leader Rep. John Lewis

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Danny Trejo On Acting, Addiction And Playing 'The Mean Chicano Dude'

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Charlize Theron Reflects On Growing Up In South Africa During The Apartheid Era

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Colin Jost, here in 2018, first joined Saturday Night Live as a writer 15 years ago. "It's a world that I love so much," he says of the show. Kevin Winter/Getty Images hide caption

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Colin Jost Of 'SNL' Knows You're Laughing At His 'Very Punchable Face'

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"I was getting to fulfill a number of romantic notions in my inner child," Matthew Rhys says of playing the title role in the new HBO series Perry Mason. HBO hide caption

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In 'Perry Mason,' Matthew Rhys Lives Out His Boyhood Noir Fantasies

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Actor André Holland Explores: 'Where I Fit, How I Fit, If I Fit'

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